Gavin Christopher Newsom is an American politician and businessman who is the 40th and current governor of California, since 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 49th lieutenant governor of California from 2011 to 2019 and as the 42nd mayor of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011. He was sworn in as Governor of California on January 7, 2019. He is a national progressive figure who was a prominent early advocate for same-sex marriage, immigrant rights, universal health care, gun control, and the legalization of cannabis.
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The ongoing political fracas between Donald Trump and Congress with regard to the funding of his proposed border wall with the US and Mexico appears to have been knocked up a gear,.. One News Page Staff - Published
The bubbling feud between two men on opposite ends of the political spectrum took its latest turn with Trump demanding California repay billions to the federal government a day after Newsom announced.. USATODAY.com - Published
California Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday the state will not complete a $77.3 billion planned high-speed rail train, but will finish a smaller section between Merced and Bakersfield. Rough Cut (no..
California Governor Gavin Newsom is abandoning plans to build a high-speed railroad between Los Angeles and San Francisco, saying the ambitious project that was approved by voters and championed by his..
FILE PHOTO: Gavin Newsom campaigns at San Diego State University in San Diego, California, U.S. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday the state will not complete..
California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that he is ready to withdraw hundreds of the state's National Guard troops from the U.S.-Mexico border, a rebuke of President Donald Trump's stance that..
According to Reuters, California Governor Gavin Newsom is preparing to withdraw all 360 state troops from the U.S.-Mexico border. In his State of the State address, Newsom is expected to announce that..
Leslie van Houten, the youngest member of the Charles Manson cult, is being considered for parole again, fifty years after she was convicted of fatally stabbing two people at the age of 19. Ryan Brooks..
According to Reuters, Within hours of starting his new position, California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed an executive order that could dramatically change the way prescription drugs are being paid..
California Governor Gavin Newsom is abandoning plans to build a high-speed railroad between Los Angeles and San Francisco, saying the ambitious project that was approved by voters and championed by his.. USATODAY.com - Published
California Gov. Gavin Newsom rebuked President Donald Trump on border security and immigration, with the Democrat saying during his first State of the State that he will withdraw most of the state's.. USATODAY.com - Published
California Gov. Gavin Newsom says he had wanted to withdraw all of the state's National Guard troops from the Mexico border but will keep some in place after consulting with guard officials. (Feb... USATODAY.com - Published
Gavin Newsom was sworn in as governor of California on Monday. A protester disrupted the event, blaming Newsom for the death of a police officer allegedly killed by a man who authorities say is in the.. USATODAY.com - Published
About 100 of the 360 troops will remain deployed under California’s agreement with the federal government to focus specifically on combating transnational crime such as drug and gun smuggling, Newsom.. USATODAY.com - Published